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  • Büchel finishing second in Beaver Creek

    December 6th, 2008, Ski

    HEAD-Racer Marco Büchel missed his first victory of the season 2008/2009 at the Downhill race in Beaver Creek, finishing only 6 hundreths of a second behind the winner on the “Birds of Pray“ race course.

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  • The HERMINATOR is back on track

    December 1st, 2008, Ski

    Hermann Maier scored his first World Cup win in almost three years in Lake Louise’s difficult Super-G on Sunday. The Austrian, who turns 36 next Sunday, achieved an almost flawless run on the demanding ‘Olympic Run’ to bag his 54th World Cup victory.

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  • First World Cup win for Sarka Zahrobska

    December 1st, 2008, Ski

    Almost two years after having stunned the rest of the field in unexpectedly clinching the gold medal at the Åre 2007 FIS World Championships, Zahrobska finally celebrated her first ever World Cup victory.

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  • Görgl comes up strong in Aspen

    November 30th, 2008, Ski

    At the women Giant Slalom in Aspen, HEAD Racer Elisabeth Görgl ties up to her success from last season. After two runs she celebrates third place.

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  • Third place for Olsson in Lake Louise

    November 30th, 2008, Ski

    Swedish HEAD-Racer Hans Olsson captured the podium in the first Downhill race of the new season 2008/2009 – finishing third, only 16 of a hundredths of seconds behind the winner.

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  • HEAD Supports Squash Player Julian Bidlake on Fundraising Quest

    November 20th, 2008, Squash

    HEAD Squash player Julian Bidlake recently represented Ireland at the 2008 Masters Home Internationals in April. At the same time, the 45-year-old from Horsham is working off the international squash court to win a battle of his own.

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  • Miller rocks Slalom in Finland – Second in Levi

    November 16th, 2008, Ski

    HEAD-Racer Bode Miller shoots himself on the podium of the World Cup Slalom in Levi, Finland. Scoring 1:45,28 minutes he only let pass one competitor. With the second place the American is on target for the overall World Cup.

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  • Riesch carves for the podium in Levi

    November 15th, 2008, Ski

    In the very first Slalom of the World Cup season 2008/2009 Maria Riesch carved straight to the podium. In Levi Finland, the HEAD athlete took the third place.

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  • Team HEAD Player Shane Vanderson wins IRT Event in Japan

    November 14th, 2008, Racquetball

    Shane Vanderson, a member of HEAD’s Elite Racquetball Team of National Pro Staff, won the 2008 IRT Japan International Tournament. Vanderson defeated fellow Team HEAD member Tony Carson in the tournament’s championship final.

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  • HEAD NV Announces Results for the Three and Nine Months ended 30 September 2008

    November 13th, 2008, Corporate

    Amsterdam – 13th November 2008 – Head N.V. (VSX: HEAD; U.S. OTC: HEDYY.PK), a leading global manufacturer and marketer of sports equipment, announced the following results today. For the three months ended 30 September 2008 compared to the three months ended 30 September 2007: - Net revenues were up 0.3 % to € 93.1 million - Operating [..]

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  • Release Q3 2008 results

    November 13th, 2008, Corporate

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  • Anders Backe finishes 2nd at Monsterpark Invitational in Gstaad

    November 10th, 2008, Ski

    On the „Big Mama“ at Glacier 3000, 32 of the best Freeskiers from 8 countries competed at the Monsterpark Invitational. The event, one of the first of the season, gave riders the chance to assess their current skill level. All worked hard and gave it their best shot. Top riders and rookies alike demonstrated their true skills. The event on [..]

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  • Miguel Lamperti and Matías Díaz Capture International Paddle Title in Salamanca

    November 10th, 2008, Padel

    Miguel Lamperti & Matías Diaz won their first title in the Padel Pro Tour in Salamanca. After a very tough match in semifinals (5-7 7-6 6-3) against Agustín Gomez Silingo and Maxi Grabiel (nº5) they jump up into their fourth final in the Padel Pro Tour.

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  • Miguel Lamperti racquet-testing in Alicante

    November 3rd, 2008, Padel

    Miguel played the Padel Pro Tour tournament in Alicante with a new paddle racquet. What is this orange paddle racquet?

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  • HEAD Penn Launches Racquetball Page on Facebook

    October 31st, 2008, Racquetball

    HEAD Penn announced the launch of its Racquetball Facebook page, giving racquetball fans the opportunity to discuss and learn about HEAD and Penn’s technology and products, post videos and images, and discuss all aspects of the game with other players.

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  • Conference call to discuss the third quarter results for 2008 will be held on Thursday 13th November 2008 at 15:00 London time.

    October 31st, 2008, Corporate

    Amsterdam, Friday 31.10.2008. HEAD Chairman and CEO Johan Eliasch will host a conference call on Thursday 13th November 2008 at 15:00 London time (10:00 New York). They will discuss HEAD’s results for the 3 months and 9 months ended 30.10.2008.

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  • Miguel Lamperti and Matías Díaz at the Tennis Masters Series in Madrid

    October 28th, 2008, Padel

    During the Master Series of Madrid, Miguel Lamperti and Matías Díaz, nº4 at the Padel Pro Tour Ranking, did a really exciting exhibition at the tennis courts.

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  • First race – First podium for Didier Cuche

    October 27th, 2008, Ski

    HEAD-RACER Didier Cuche starts brilliant at the World Cup Opener by finishing second in the Giant Slalom in Sölden Austria

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  • HEAD World Cup Rebels – Their prey is made from crystal

    October 23rd, 2008, Ski

    They are among the best in Alpine skiing and some of the most fascinating characters in the World Cup circus: the HEAD Racing Team has been strengthened by prominent members and is once again striving for top rankings in 2008/2009.

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  • Lamperti and Diaz reach third Padel Pro Tour Final in 2008

    September 15th, 2008, Padel

    HEAD players Miguel Lamperti and Matías Diaz reached their third final in the III Internacionales de Mérida, a tournament of the Padel pro Tour.

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  • Team HEAD’s Thoerner and Ruiz win World Doubles Championships

    September 9th, 2008, Racquetball

    Jason Thoerner and Aimee Ruiz separately captured World Racquetball Titles at the 2008 International Racquetball Federation’s (IRF) World Racquetball Championships.

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  • Legendary Cliff Swain Returns to HEAD Penn Racquet Sports

    September 9th, 2008, Racquetball

    HEAD Penn Racquet Sports is proud to announce the return of one of racquetball’s all time great players to its family of playing professionals. Six-time Men’s Professional World Champion Cliff Swain has signed a long term contract.

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  • Junior Racquetball Champion Sharon Jackson Signs Contract with HEAD Penn Racquet Sports

    September 9th, 2008, Racquetball

    HEAD Penn Racquet Sports is proud to announce the signing of Sharon Jackson to a long term contract to exclusively use equipment from HEAD.

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  • Welcome to our new Paddle Website

    August 25th, 2008, Padel

    HEAD recently launched its new and improved web site.

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  • HEAD and Squash Pro Ashour end contract

    August 19th, 2008, Squash

    HEAD and internationally renowned squash player Ramy Ashour recently announced the decision to cancel their three-year partnership agreement.

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  • Top Freeskier Jon Olsson aims to become the most versatile skier of the world

    August 18th, 2008, Ski

    At the moment Jon is training with Bode Miller and the HEAD Racing team in NZ. He takes his Racing activities very seriously and after he had won a FIS race in New Zealand the skiing world is astonished about how he can be so fast after he was only focusing on Freestyle for the last eight years. In order to keep up with his freeskiing competitor [..]

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  • HEAD NV Announces Results for the Three and Six Months ended 30 June 2008

    August 14th, 2008, Corporate

    Amsterdam – 14th August 2008 – Head N.V. (VSX: HEAD; U.S. OTC: HEDYY.PK), a leading global manufacturer and marketer of sports equipment, announced the following results today.

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  • 2008 Junior Olympic Championship Player Recap

    August 6th, 2008, Racquetball

    Once again Jr. Team HEAD DOMINATED the 2008 Junior Olympic Championship event held June 24-29 in Concord, CA. We are VERY proud of not only those kids who won a medal, but to EVERYONE who played and represented HEAD Penn Racquet Sports.

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  • Conference call to discuss the second quarter results for 2008 will be held on Thursday 14th August 2008 at 15:00 London time

    July 31st, 2008, Corporate

    HEAD NV Conference call to discuss the second quarter results for 2008 will be held on Thursday 14th August 2008 at 15:00 London time. Amsterdam, Thursday 31st July, 2008. HEAD Chairman and CEO Johan Eliasch will host a conference call on Thursday 14th August 2008 at 15:00 London time (10:00 New York). He will be joined by Ralf Bernhart, C [..]

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  • HEAD N.V. Announces approval of all resolutions proposed at the Annual General Meeting.

    May 29th, 2008, Corporate

    Amsterdam – 29th May 2008 – Head N.V. (VSX: HEAD, U.S. OTC: HEDYY.PK), a leading global manufacturer and marketer of sports equipment, announces the approval by shareholders of all resolutions proposed at the Annual General Meeting.

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  • HEAD signs Markus Larsson

    May 15th, 2008, Ski

    The recent signing of Rainer Schönfelder and Anja Pärson has blessed the HEAD Team with two more highly talented athletes. The Swedish technical specialist Markus Larsson will for the next three years search success on HEAD equipment particularly in Slalom. After the tremendous success of last year’s World Cup, the HEAD Racing Team has with his [..]

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  • HEAD NV Announces Results for the Three Months ended 31 March 2008

    May 15th, 2008, Corporate

    Amsterdam – 15th May 2008 – Head N.V. (VSX: HEAD; U.S. OTC: HEDYY.PK), a leading global manufacturer and marketer of sports equipment, announced the following results today.

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  • Maria Riesch two more years on HEAD

    May 14th, 2008, Ski

    Maria Riesch had 2007/2008 the most successful season of her career. After two serious injuries she excelled in her come back season. As HEAD athlete she won World Cup crystal twice: both in Super G as well as in the Super Combination. In the overall World Cup she finished the season on rank three. These successes are reason enough to continue the [..]

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  • Anja Pärson joins HEAD Racing Team

    May 9th, 2008, Ski

    The HEAD Racing Team has landed another coup: After Rainer Schönfelder signed his contract, one of the world’s most successful ski racers also decided to join the team. Anja Pärson will be racing on the complete HEAD package (ski, binding, boot) starting winter 2008/2009. „My goal is to win the Overall World Cup again with my new equipment [..]

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  • HEAD NV Conference call to discuss the first quarter results for 2008 will be held on Thursday 15th May 2008 at 15:00 London time.

    May 5th, 2008, Corporate

    Amsterdam, Monday 5th May, 2008. HEAD Chairman and CEO Johan Eliasch will host a conference call on Thursday 15th May 2008 at 15:00 London time (10:00 New York).

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  • Rainer Schönfelder joins HEAD Racing Team

    April 29th, 2008, Ski

    Another top skier has joined HEAD to strengthen its Racing Team in the coming season: Rainer Schönfelder has signed a contract for several years with HEAD and will be equipped with the full package of skis, bindings and boots. 30-year old Schönfelder is looking for a new challenge with one of the most successful ski equipment suppliers of the pas [..]

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  • IRT Pro Jason Thoerner Extends Contract with HEAD for Additional 3 Years

    April 9th, 2008, Racquetball

    HEAD/Penn Racquet Sports has re-signed Jason Thoerner, a top men’s professional racquetball player to a three year deal to exclusively use racquetball equipment from HEAD. Thoerner is currently ranked ninth on the International Racquetball Tour (IRT).

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  • Top Ranked IRT Pro Shane Vanderson Renews Contract with HEAD

    April 9th, 2008, Racquetball

    HEAD/Penn Racquet Sports is proud to announce the resigning of Shane Vanderson, a top men’s professional racquetball player. Vanderson is currently ranked fifth on the International Racquetball Tour (IRT) and has signed a three year renewal contract.

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  • HEAD NV announces date of the AGM and filing of its Annual Report 2007

    April 7th, 2008, Corporate

    Amsterdam - Monday 7th April, 2008 – HEAD NV (VSX: HEAD; U.S. OTC: HEDYY.PK) a leading global manufacturer and marketer of sports equipment, announces date of the Annual General Meeting of Shareholders and the filing of its annual report.

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  • HEAD NV Announces the delisting of its ordinary shares from the NYSE.

    April 1st, 2008, Corporate

    Amsterdam – 1st April 2008 – Head N.V. (VSX: HEAD), a leading global manufacturer and marketer of sports equipment, announced today the delisting of its ordinary shares from the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE).

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  • Oscar Scherlin wins New School Pick Nick 2008

    March 23rd, 2008, Ski

    An enthusiastic audience, a perfect setup, and some of the world`s best freeskiers made for an incredible competition at the third annual Suzuki New School Picknick on Saturday, March 22nd. Everyone lucky enough to be in Zauchensee that evening, saw an impressive performance from all the invited riders. Winner is Sweden`s shootingstar - HEAD Team m [..]

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  • Anders Backe - Orage European Freeski Open 2008

    March 17th, 2008, Ski

    Last week the biggest European competition in Freeskiing was held in Switzerland. Athletes from all over the word headed to Laax to compete at the Orage European Freeski Open in both disciplines, Slopestyle and Halfpipe. After a high level qualification on Wednesday and Thursday only the very best riders were chosen by the judges to show their skil [..]

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  • Thank you Bode: HEAD presents Overall Globe

    March 16th, 2008, Ski

    Bode Miller is the Overall World Cup winner 2008! HEAD handed over the big globe in Bormio in front of the media ...

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  • Elisabeth Görgl capped the HEAD season with a victory in Bormio

    March 15th, 2008, Ski

    After having won five World Cup Crystal Globes in the 2007/2008 season, Team HEAD came out of the gates strong yet again in the last single race of the season. Elisabeth Görgl won the Giant Slalom ...

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  • Video: HEADs Press Conference in Bormio

    March 15th, 2008, Ski

    HEADs CEO Johan Eliasch came to the FIS World Cup Finals in Bormio to congratulate the successfull HEAD racers personally. Bode Miller, Didier Cuche, Maria Riesch and many more came and received a special gift ...

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  • Video-Interview with Rainer Salzgeber

    March 15th, 2008, Ski

    Five globes including the overall title for Bode Miller - HEADs Race Director Rainer Salzgeber has good reasons to strike a positive balance from the last season ...

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  • Video-Interview with Marco Büchel

    March 15th, 2008, Ski

    Marco Büchels seasonal highlight was his win in Kitzbühels Super G. He therefore considers himself to be the inofficial Super G World Champion ...

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